Postings/Appointments in Pakistan Army: Lt General Azhar Abbas posted as Commander Rawalpindi Corps

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: Pakistan army on Thursday announced new postings and appointments in its ranks.

In a statement, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that Lieutenant General Waseem Ashraf has been posted as the Commander Southern Command and Lieutenant General Azhar Abbas has been posted as the Commander Rawalpindi Corps.

The ISPR said that Lieutenant General Khalid Zia has been posted as the Inspector General Arms (IG Arms), Lieutenant General Muhammad Chiragh Haider as the Director General Joint Services Headquarters (JSHQ) and Lieutenant General Bilal Akbar as the Chairman Pakistan Ordnance Factories (POF).

The new postings have been announced a day after four Major Generals including Major General Muhammad Aamer, Major General Muhammad Chiragh Haider, Major General Nadeem Ahmed Anjum and Major General Khalid Zia were promoted to the rank of Lt Genera.

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